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Innovation and Entrepreneurship By Peter Ferdinand Drucker

Innovation and Entrepreneurship by Peter Ferdinand Drucker

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Summary

Deals with 'what, when and why'; with policies and decisions; opportunities and risks, structures and strategies; staffing, compensation and rewards. This book is suitable for managers in all types of business, lecturers and students of management and business studies.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summary

Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Practice and Principles by Peter Ferdinand Drucker

There are already thousands of managers who are avid readers of Peter Drucker's books - this major work will establish many more. "Innovation and Entrepreneurship" deals with 'what, when and why'; with policies and decisions; opportunities and risks, structures and strategies; staffing, compensation and rewards. In addition to managers in all types of business, lecturers and students of management and business studies will find this a revealing and exciting work. Highly original in approach, it is nevertheless a practical and illuminating study of a major, but hitherto neglected area, crucial for today's world. It is practical and illuminating. It is written by one of the world's leading management gurus. It includes a new preface which relates the book to managers in the '90s.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Reviews

'On bookshelves crowded with books on management principles and practice and promising success and profit to their purchasers, this book stands head and shoulders above the rest.' The Accountant's Magazine 'Destined to become a best-seller.' CBI News 'Drucker now adds Innovation and Entrepreneurship to the remarkable series of books about management that he has been writing since 1939. Any book by Drucker is rewarding, and it is impossible to read the man without learning a lot'. Fortune

About Peter Ferdinand Drucker

Born in Vienna in 1909, Peter F. Drucker was educated in Austria and England. From 1929 he was a newspaper correspondent abroad and an economist for an international bank in London. Since 1937 he has been in the United States, first as an economist for a group of British banks and insurance companies, and later as a management consultant to several of the countrys largest companies, as well as leading companies abroad. Drucker has since had a distinguished career as a teacher, first as Professor of Politics and Philosophy at Bennington College, then for more than twenty years as Professor of Management at the Graduate Business School of New York University. Since 1971 he has been Clarke Professor of Social Science at Claremont Graduate School in California. In addition to his management books, Peter Drucker is also renowned for his prophetic books analysing politics, economics and society. These books span fifty years of modern history beginning with The End of Economic Man (1939) and including The Practice of Management; Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Managing in the Next Society; Management Challenges in the 21st Century; The Effective Executive and The Essential Drucker.

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction: The entrepreneurial economy; The practice of innovation; The practice of entrepreneurship; Entrepreneurial strategies; Conclusion: The entrepreneurial society; Suggested readings; Index.

Additional information

GOR001682962
9780750643887
0750643889
Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Practice and Principles by Peter Ferdinand Drucker
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Taylor & Francis Ltd
1999-05-17
272
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